Japanese 20th century bronze vase. Made by well known Japanese bronze artist, HASUDA SHUGORO (b. 1915 - ). Born in Kanazawa, Japan and graduate of pretigious Tokyo Arts College in 1938. HASUDA SHUGORO has been the receipient of numerous important awards in Japan for his work. In 1991 he was awarded the Order of Cultural Merit. Comes with TOMOBAKO, original artist signed wooden storage box. The vase has the stamp of the artist on the bottom. 9 3/4" tall by 3 3/4" diameter.